October to December 2014 Issue

EDITORIAL VIEWS

Know your enemy and know thyself

Yasuhiro Morimoto, MD
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Role of effective communication in management of medical emergencies

Dr. Tahir M Akbar
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Perioperative invasive monitoring in obstetric emergencies

Muhammad Zameer*
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ORIGINAL ARTICLES

APACHE II analysis of a surgical intensive care unit population in a tertiary care hospital in Karachi (Pakistan)

Madiha Hashmi, FFARCSI*, Ali Asghar, FCPS*, Saima Rashid, MBBS**, Fazal Hameed, FCPS***Hameedullah, FCPS****
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A retrospective review of interscalene nerve blockade for shoulder surgery in the pediatric population

Dana Marie Aminian, MD1, Tarun Bhalla, MD1, Kelly Sprague, APN1, Walter Samora, MD3, Diane Von Stein, MD3, Joseph D. Tobias, MD1,2
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Comparison of intraperitoneal and periportal bupivacaine and ropivacaine for postoperative pain relief in laparoscopic cholecystectomy: a randomized prospective study

Chhavi S. Sharma, DA, DNB, MNAMS*, Manpreet Singh MD, FIMSA, FACEE, FCCP, MAMS**, Rajesh S. Rautela, MD***, Anjali Kochhar, MD****, Nandita Adlakha, MD*
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A comparative evaluation of midazolam, clonidine and dexmedetomidine as oral premedicants in children: A double blind randomized clinical trial

Suman Arora*, Kulbhushan Saini**, Neerja Bhardwaj***
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Evaluation of intraperitoneal bupivacaine for postoperative analgesia in patients undergoing laparoscopic cholecystectomy: a prospective randomized trial

Chakravarty Nupur, MD*, Singhai Shubha, DA, DNB**, Shidhaye Ramchandra Vinayak, MD, DA***
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A Comparison of tracheal intubation using i-gel™ & air-Q™ intubating LMA

Amna Raza, MBBS* Tariq Hayat Khan, MBBS, MCPS, FCPS**
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CASE REPORTS

A case of homocystinuria: anesthetic implications

Kewal Krishan Gupta, MD*, Sammer Sethi, MD**
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Anesthetic management of a patient with dilated cardiomyopathy and low ejection fraction

Pravin Ubale, MD*, Ashish Mali, MD**, Pinakin Gujjar, MD***
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Sacrococcygeal teratoma: A case report and review of literature

Aparna Girwalkar-Bagle*, W S Thatte**, Priyanka Gulia***
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Post-evacuation cardiopulmonary distress in a case of molar pregnancy

Madhuri S. Kurdi, MD*, Radhika S. Deva**
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Perioperative management of polytrauma in a post MVR patient with severe left ventricular systolic dysfunction

R. V. Ranjan, DA, DNB*, Manikandan Sivasubramanian, MD**, T. R. Ramachandran, MD***, Baranidharan Selvamani, MBBS****
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Rare presentation of posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome (PRES) and neurogenic stunned myocardium in a patient after emergency cesarean section

Ausaf Ahmed Khan, MBBS*, Khalid Samad, MCPS, FCPS**, Kashif Munshi, MBBS*, Madiha Hashmi, FFARCSI***
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Ruptured ectopic pregnancy with APLA syndrome – a case report

Raja Muhammad Bilal*, Azmat Riaz, MCPS, FCPS**, Rao Ali Shan Khan, FCPS***
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Strategies to lower the central venous pressure during liver resections

Rashid Saeed Khokhar, MBBS, MCPS, FCPS*, Muhammad Musa Khan, MBBS, FCPS**,
Mueen Ullah Khan, MBBS, FCPS***, Mansoor Aqil, MBBS, FCPS****
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CORRESPONDENCE

Non-cardiac surgery in a child after palliative surgical repair of tetralogy of Fallot

Ashwini Sharma*, Adarsh Swami**, Manju Chawla***
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The use of video laryngoscope (C-MAC®), a way to minimize the droplet transmission during intubation

Faraz Shafiq*, Muhammad Irfan Ul Haq*, Faisal Shamim*
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Prevention of air embolism during hysteroscopy

Rahil Singh*, Rajeev Sharma*, Aruna Jain**, Sunil Sinha**, Tanvir Samra***
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Helping the helpers: Incidence of drug use among healthcare professionals

Naeem Aslam
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Uncommon case of an obstructed intravenous cannula

Ewa Werpachowska, MBChB*, Santhana Kannan, MD, DNB, FRCA**, Vincent Bulso, FRCA**
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SPECIAL ARTICLES

Placenta accreta: anesthetic management and resuscitation strategies

Samina Ismail, FCPS, FCA
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Perioperative anesthetic management for cesarean section in patients with cardiac disease

Safiya I. Shaikh, MD*, R. R. Lakshmi, MBBS**, Ganapati Hegade, MBBS**
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Neonatal resuscitation: An update

J. Wells Logan, MD1,2, Edward G. Shepherd, MD1,2, Joseph D. Tobias, MD2-4
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Airway and obstetric anesthesia: a review

Fauzia A. Khan
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Obstetric hemorrhage: anesthetic implications and management

Poonam S. Ghodki*, Shalini P. Sardesai**
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Anticoagulation therapy during pregnancy and puerperium

Sultana Habib*, Amin M. Khuwaja**, Najma Amjad***
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Labour analgesia in pre-eclampsia: the current perspectives

Sukhminder Jit Singh Bajwa*, Ashish Kulshrestha**, Sukhwinder Kaur Bajwa***
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Failed intubation in obstetrics

S. K. Malhotra, MD*, Tanvir Samra, MD**
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Role of radiology in the diagnosis and management of obstetrical emergencies

Muhammad Wasim Awan, FCPS*, Saima Ather, MBBS**, Ather Ahmed, MBBS***, Nadia Rashid, MBBS****
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A review of critical care management of maternal sepsis

Madiha Hashmi*, Fazal Hameed Khan**
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